Burdekin Shire Council charges a two part water tariff that includes a fixed access charge and a consumption charge. Water meters are read twice per financial year in October/November and May/June. Half-yearly water consumption notices are issued in January and the end of financial year water consumption charges are included on the annual notice issued in August.
Council resolved that the following pricing structure be adopted for water supply for 2018/19:
|Access Charge –||$451 for zero allocation|
|Consumption Charges –||25 cents per kilolitre for usage from 0 to 1,000 kls|
$1.25 per kilolitre for usage over 1,000 kls